Registration for the AERE 2024 Summer Conference is closed. Please email AERE Headquarters if you have any questions. 



General Information

AERE’s signature Summer Conference gathers the world’s leading environmental and natural resource economists for three days of outstanding academic programming in a collegial atmosphere.

  • Be inspired by thought-provoking talks from esteemed scholars, providing fresh perspectives and groundbreaking insights.
  • Engage in lively discussions on the latest developments, challenges, and innovations in environmental and resource economics.
  • Delve into the latest research findings, share your work, and receive valuable feedback from experts in your field.
  • Forge lasting connections with fellow attendees, building a network of peers, mentors, and collaborators.
Graduate students embarking on careers in this dynamic field will find invaluable insights and opportunities to connect with established professionals through our Graduate Student Breakfast Event and our Graduate Student Match-Up Program, where graduate students and those further on in their careers are invited to be matched up randomly in pairs or trios and connect while at the Summer Conference. Register to be matched up here!

Registration Fees

Registration for the AERE 2024 Summer Conference is closed. Please email AERE Headquarters if you have any questions.

  Members Non-Members Student Members Student Non-Members
Early-Bird Registration (Until April 5, 2024) $325 $425 $275 $375
Regular Registration (After April 5, 2024) $375 $475 $325 $425
Limited Virtual Access* $60 $75 Free $25

 *Limited Virtual Access includes both plenary sessions and one parallel session in each time slot.



Hotel Information

Grand Hyatt Washington
1000 H Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20001, United States of America
+1 202-582-1234
AERE has secured a discounted rate of $259/night + tax (single/double) at the Grand Hyatt Washington available until Tuesday, May 7, 2024, or until the room block is filled. We highly recommend securing your accommodations promptly, as the room block is anticipated to reach full capacity. Government rates available! Email AERE Headquarters for more information. 
*AERE does not use a third-party housing or travel service company. If you are contacted by anyone in regards to a hotel reservation, please note they are not endorsed by AERE. Despite their claims, they do not have access to our negotiated discounted rates. If you make a reservation with an outside company, AERE cannot guarantee your reservation is valid.
Reserve Your Hotel Room Here



Conference Program

View the Program at-a-Glance Here
View the Full Conference Program Here

Special Instructions for Presenters 

  • Most sessions include four papers. Each presenter will have approximately 17 minutes for the presentation followed by 4-5 minutes for questions. There are no discussants. The order of presentations will follow the order listed on the program.
  • Unless otherwise noted, the session chair will be the last presenter in each session, noted in the program as "Presider". Session chairs are responsible for keeping the session on schedule. Session chairs are also responsible for providing a laptop for the session (as well as any adapters necessary to connect the laptop to a projector).
  • Special Provisions for Hybrid Sessions: Some sessions will offer virtual access for attendees. Those sessions will be (are) noted on the program as "Limited Virtual Access".
    • If you are presenting in a hybrid session, please repeat questions (from in-person and online attendees) prior to answering them.
    • If you are chairing a hybrid session, you will not need to provide a laptop for the session. Instead, a rental laptop will be available.
  • Poster Session Presenters: Poster presenters will be asked to stand next to their posters during the poster session—scheduled for Thursday, May 30 from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. ET—to answer questions and promote their researchPoster presenters should set up their posters on Thursday, May 30 between 7:15 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. ET. The uniform poster size is 30 inches by 40 inches. Pushpins, foam boards, and an easel will be provided for you to hang your poster.


Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What should I wear?
A: During the day, anything from business to casual dress is appropriate. The temperature fluctuates in meeting rooms, so please bring a jacket.

Q: Will there be Wi-Fi?
A: Complimentary basic wireless internet will be provided.


Q: What is the cancelation policy?
A: Cancellations and requests for refunds must be made in writing and emailed to AERE Headquarters at [email protected]. Requests received by April 30, 2024 will be refunded in full. No refunds will be processed for cancellations received on or after May 1, 2024.

For questions about your registration, please email [email protected].